The Resource Critical essay concerning marriage : shewing, I. The preference of marriage to a single life : II. The arguments for and against a plurality of wives and concubines : III. The authority of parents and governors, in regulating or restraining marriages : IV. The power of husbands, and the privileges of wives : V. The nature of divorce, and in what cases it is allowable : VI. The reasons of prohibiting marriage within certain degrees : VII. The manner of contracting espousals, and what engagements and promises of marriage are binding : VIII. The penalties incurred by forcible and clandestine marriages and the consequences attending marriages solemnized by the Dissenters : to which is added, an historical account of the marriage rites and ceremonies of the Greeks and Romans and our Saxon ancestors and of most nations of the world at this day, by a Gentleman

Critical essay concerning marriage : shewing, I. The preference of marriage to a single life : II. The arguments for and against a plurality of wives and concubines : III. The authority of parents and governors, in regulating or restraining marriages : IV. The power of husbands, and the privileges of wives : V. The nature of divorce, and in what cases it is allowable : VI. The reasons of prohibiting marriage within certain degrees : VII. The manner of contracting espousals, and what engagements and promises of marriage are binding : VIII. The penalties incurred by forcible and clandestine marriages and the consequences attending marriages solemnized by the Dissenters : to which is added, an historical account of the marriage rites and ceremonies of the Greeks and Romans and our Saxon ancestors and of most nations of the world at this day, by a Gentleman

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Critical essay concerning marriage : shewing, I. The preference of marriage to a single life : II. The arguments for and against a plurality of wives and concubines : III. The authority of parents and governors, in regulating or restraining marriages : IV. The power of husbands, and the privileges of wives : V. The nature of divorce, and in what cases it is allowable : VI. The reasons of prohibiting marriage within certain degrees : VII. The manner of contracting espousals, and what engagements and promises of marriage are binding : VIII. The penalties incurred by forcible and clandestine marriages and the consequences attending marriages solemnized by the Dissenters : to which is added, an historical account of the marriage rites and ceremonies of the Greeks and Romans and our Saxon ancestors and of most nations of the world at this day
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Critical essay concerning marriage
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shewing, I. The preference of marriage to a single life : II. The arguments for and against a plurality of wives and concubines : III. The authority of parents and governors, in regulating or restraining marriages : IV. The power of husbands, and the privileges of wives : V. The nature of divorce, and in what cases it is allowable : VI. The reasons of prohibiting marriage within certain degrees : VII. The manner of contracting espousals, and what engagements and promises of marriage are binding : VIII. The penalties incurred by forcible and clandestine marriages and the consequences attending marriages solemnized by the Dissenters : to which is added, an historical account of the marriage rites and ceremonies of the Greeks and Romans and our Saxon ancestors and of most nations of the world at this day
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by a Gentleman
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Language
eng
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1679-1767
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Salmon, Thomas
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ734
LC item number
.S175 1724
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
HeinOnline women and the law
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  • Marriage
  • Marriage customs and rites
  • Married women
  • Polygamy
  • Divorce
  • Prenuptial agreements
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specialized
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Critical essay concerning marriage : shewing, I. The preference of marriage to a single life : II. The arguments for and against a plurality of wives and concubines : III. The authority of parents and governors, in regulating or restraining marriages : IV. The power of husbands, and the privileges of wives : V. The nature of divorce, and in what cases it is allowable : VI. The reasons of prohibiting marriage within certain degrees : VII. The manner of contracting espousals, and what engagements and promises of marriage are binding : VIII. The penalties incurred by forcible and clandestine marriages and the consequences attending marriages solemnized by the Dissenters : to which is added, an historical account of the marriage rites and ceremonies of the Greeks and Romans and our Saxon ancestors and of most nations of the world at this day, by a Gentleman
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  • Text concludes on page 341. Pages 342-343 are numbered 109 and 310; at head of page 109 [in position 342]: This should have come under the head of Concubines, pag. 108
  • (c)2015 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
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Critical essay concerning marriage : shewing, I. The preference of marriage to a single life : II. The arguments for and against a plurality of wives and concubines : III. The authority of parents and governors, in regulating or restraining marriages : IV. The power of husbands, and the privileges of wives : V. The nature of divorce, and in what cases it is allowable : VI. The reasons of prohibiting marriage within certain degrees : VII. The manner of contracting espousals, and what engagements and promises of marriage are binding : VIII. The penalties incurred by forcible and clandestine marriages and the consequences attending marriages solemnized by the Dissenters : to which is added, an historical account of the marriage rites and ceremonies of the Greeks and Romans and our Saxon ancestors and of most nations of the world at this day, by a Gentleman
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Text concludes on page 341. Pages 342-343 are numbered 109 and 310; at head of page 109 [in position 342]: This should have come under the head of Concubines, pag. 108
  • (c)2015 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
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unknown
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
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  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (19 unnumbered, 343 numbered and 3 unnumbered pages).
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
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